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Dr Nihara Krause

Dr Nihara Krause is an award-winning Consultant Clinical Psychologist, with over 24 year’s experience in teenage and adult mental health. Having previously worked as an NHS Consultant, she now runs her own private practice, and is a university lecturer.

She is the founder and CEO of the charity stem4, which aims to increase awareness of, and reduce stigma around, mental ill health in teenagers.

Dr Krause has also developed the MINDYOUR5 wellbeing programme adopted in a number of schools and the MERIT programme for excellence. She is a published author.

In 2015, Prime Minister David Cameron presented Dr Krause with a Points of Light Award. In 2014 she received the Mayor of London’s Award for commitment to the community and was nominated for the BBC ‘All in the Mind Awards’. She was also presented with the prestigious National Positive Practice 2016 ‘Making a Difference’ Award.

Dr Krause is regularly quoted in the media as an expert on young people’s mental health, and has appeared on Sky news, the BBC, Channel 4 news and ITV.

She specialises in the treatment of eating disorders, self-harm, trauma and obsessive-compulsive disorders. She has a particular interest in developing emotional resilience.


Dr Nihara Krause

Dr Nihara Krause BSc(Hons), MSc, PsychD, C.Psychol,C.Sci, AFBPsS
Consultant Clinical Psychologist, HCPC registered